Greg Perler is a film editor who lives and works in Los Angeles, California. He was introduced to the world of animation by the renowned instructor and author John Canemaker whilst studying film at New York University in the mid eighties. Perler moved to Los Angeles in 1990 to begin working on Disney’s Beauty & The Beast, which was the first animated film to be nominated for a Best Picture Academy Award.
Perler has since edited films that encompass a wide variety of animation styles, such as traditional hand-drawn in Tarzan in 1999, computer-generated in Jimmy Neutron in 2002 and stop-motion in Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit in 2005. His live-action feature films have included 102 Dalmatians and two telefilms based on Kay Thompson’s children's books, Eloise at The Plaza and Eloise at Christmas time in 2004, which starred Julie Andrews. He is known for his work on Sing (2016), Despicable Me 2 (2013) and Enchanted (2007).